Icebergs [British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition, 1929-31]. A vintage gelatin silver print (visible image size 300 × 379 mm) recently matted, framed and glazed (external dimensions 505 × 630 mm). Frank HURLEY.

Icebergs [British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition, 1929-31]. A vintage gelatin silver print (visible image size 300 × 379 mm) recently matted, framed and glazed (external dimensions 505 × 630 mm)

Provenance: from the personal collection of Sir Douglas Mawson, and by descent (with a letter of authenticity to this effect). A less dramatic image of the same iceberg is contained in the extensive Hurley archive in the National Library of Australia. It is captiond 'Iceberg encountered by the "Discovery", 900 miles north of the Antarctic continent, ca. 1930' (PIC/3410 Album 285).

Item #108649

Price: $10,000.00

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